Two Asian Americans are doing their part to change that.
In just five days, a song intended to be a parody of Kpop has generated five million views on You Tube.
Boys Generally Asian is a group of five actors and social media stars consisting of Ryan Higa, David Choi, Philip Wang, Justin Chon, and Jun Sung Ahn.
Next Shark reports the song … Read more
When then candidate Donald Trump said he wanted to deport the “bad hombres,” Helen Beristain didn’t think she meant her husband.
Now five months after she voted for the Republican candidate, her husband is being deported.
Ronnie Cho could be among the first Korean Americans to win a seat on New York’s City Council., reports Next Shark.
The 34-year old Cho revealed he was inspired by the farewell speech of President Barack Obama to run for office.
“If you’re disappointed by your elected officials, grab a clipboard, get … Read more
By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent
A survey of nearly 500 mostly young Asian American men has found 85 percent of the respondents have experienced some form of harassment at school. 35 percent experienced similar harassment in the work place.
As Donald Trump’s presidency barely passes its one-month mark, Trump has launched profound threats against immigrants and refugees, our human rights, and our climate. In the face of his hateful and destructive policies, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) are rising up. Recently, 16 out of 20 … Read more
Indiana University Bloomington is preparing for the upcoming Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month celebration. The celebration will take place at the beginning of next week.
The theme of this 18th annual celebration is “belonging.” The month-long celebration involves different activities and events, including a film series, a conference … Read more
Newlyweds Steve Yeun and his wife Joanna Pak are new parents.
E News reports their baby boy arrived in the world on March 17, St. Patrick’s Day.
The couple has been silent on social media about their new arrival. No announcement has been made about the child’s name or weight and height.
Yeun … Read more
Only 4 percent of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) voted in the 2016 presidential election.
The Atlantic called the community “mostly invisible in the American political debate.” On the other hand, prior to the election, the Huffington Post and the LA Times emphasized AAPIs’ potential in influencing the … Read more